The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pharmaceutical in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Pharmaceutical over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Pharmaceutical (Pharma)
Rank 181 195 200
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Pharmaceutical 44 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.37% 0.27%
As % of the General category 2.01% 0.97% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 10
Average salary £40,750 £32,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.34% -30.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Pharmaceutical
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2191 2060 2229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.41% 38.15% 40.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1658 1653 1763
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £69,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Pharmaceutical
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Pharmaceutical Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the West Midlands region.

Pharmaceutical Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Pharmaceutical Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Pharmaceutical
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pharmaceutical within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +12 26 £44,000 +18.91%
Warwickshire -9 6 £32,500 -27.77%
Worcestershire -8 5 £48,000 +68.42%
Staffordshire +6 4 £25,000 -21.87% 1
Birmingham -10 1 £50,000 +19.04%
Pharmaceutical
England

Pharmaceutical
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical.

1 24 (32.00%) SQL
2 20 (26.67%) Windows
3 17 (22.67%) C++
4 16 (21.33%) C#
4 16 (21.33%) Linux
4 16 (21.33%) Project Management
5 15 (20.00%) Degree
6 14 (18.67%) Retail
6 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
7 13 (17.33%) Law
7 13 (17.33%) ITIL
7 13 (17.33%) .NET
8 11 (14.67%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
9 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (13.33%) Oracle
10 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 9 (12.00%) TDD
10 9 (12.00%) Scrum
10 9 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
10 9 (12.00%) Project Planning
11 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
11 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.33%) Citrix
12 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
12 7 (9.33%) Finance
12 7 (9.33%) WPF
12 7 (9.33%) SDLC

Pharmaceutical
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Pharmaceutical also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Pharmaceutical. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.33%) NetWeaver
1 1 (1.33%) SAP EP
1 1 (1.33%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.67%) Infor M3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) LAN
1 2 (2.67%) WAN
1 2 (2.67%) DHCP
1 2 (2.67%) DNS
1 2 (2.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.67%) QlikView
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.67%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.67%) MS Access
2 2 (2.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 7
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.33%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.67%) Subversion
General
1 14 (18.67%) Retail
2 13 (17.33%) Law
3 7 (9.33%) Finance
4 4 (5.33%) Automotive
5 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Analyst
2 14 (18.67%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) Developer
4 8 (10.67%) Project Manager
5 7 (9.33%) Architect
5 7 (9.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (9.33%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (8.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Data Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.00%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Solutions Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Software Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Qt Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.33%) .NET
2 7 (9.33%) WPF
3 6 (8.00%) Qt
3 6 (8.00%) OpenCV
3 6 (8.00%) XSLT
4 5 (6.67%) MFC
5 4 (5.33%) HTML
6 2 (2.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (2.67%) Classic ASP
6 2 (2.67%) CSS
7 1 (1.33%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (8.00%) Life Science
3 6 (8.00%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.33%) Biotechnology
5 3 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.67%) PMI
6 2 (2.67%) EPoS
6 2 (2.67%) NHS
6 2 (2.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) IVR
7 1 (1.33%) Statistics
7 1 (1.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Windows
2 16 (21.33%) Linux
3 5 (6.67%) UNIX
4 4 (5.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.33%) Project Management
2 14 (18.67%) Software Engineering
3 13 (17.33%) ITIL
4 11 (14.67%) PRINCE2
4 11 (14.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.67%) Unit Testing
5 9 (12.00%) Scrum
5 9 (12.00%) Project Planning
5 9 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
5 9 (12.00%) TDD
6 7 (9.33%) SDLC
7 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (8.00%) Image Processing
8 5 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.33%) Migration
9 4 (5.33%) ERP
9 4 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Coaching
10 3 (4.00%) Line Management
10 3 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.00%) SQL
2 17 (22.67%) C++
3 16 (21.33%) C#
4 6 (8.00%) VB
5 4 (5.33%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.00%) COBOL
6 3 (4.00%) VC++
7 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.67%) Java
7 2 (2.67%) C
7 2 (2.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.33%) VBA
8 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.33%) ISEB
3 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) GAMP
1 6 (8.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (8.00%) TickIT
2 2 (2.67%) QA
3 1 (1.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Oracle
2 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.33%) Citrix
3 7 (9.33%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.67%) HP
5 4 (5.33%) SAP
6 2 (2.67%) Epicor
6 2 (2.67%) Infor
7 1 (1.33%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (1.33%) Xilinx
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